Tender Manager

Date 21/04/21

Location Colnbrook, near Slough

Do you have experience of working on complex deals and tender processes, ideally in waste management? Grundon's broad customer base and service offering makes for a rewarding and varied role as Tender Manager, based at our Colnbrook office, near Slough. You’ll manage our tender activities and join us on a permanent full-time contract, earning a competitive salary and great benefits, including:
- Company car 
- Pension scheme – you contribute 5% of pay (true cost is less due to Income Tax and NI relief) and Grundon matches this
- Life assurance cover as a member of our pension scheme (twice your annual salary from day one)
- Option to buy additional holiday and join cycle to work scheme (after a qualifying period)
- Perks at Work reward and discount scheme 
- Discounted gym membership (at participating gyms)

What you’ll be doing as Tender Manager 
As Tender Manager, one week you could be overseeing a bid for a multi-site retail or property management company, the next for an NHS Trust, local authority or other public-sector body, or an airport or logistics business.
- You’ll manage the preparation and completion of Pre-Qualification Questionnaires (PQQs), Invitation to Tenders (ITTs) and tender documents.
- Supported by our Bid Writer, you’ll liaise with internal teams – Contract Management, Sales, Operations, Compliance – to come up with solutions for customers’ waste across all ‘streams’, from general waste and recycling to hazardous and clinical.
- You’ll ensure full compliance requirements have been met and manage the production and delivery of tender documents.

What we’re looking for in our Tender Manager
- Degree-educated.
- Ideally, you have waste management or similar experience.
- You have experience of the Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU) procurement process.
- You’re highly motivated with strong organisational, time-management and communication skills.
- You’re used to working to tight deadlines whilst maintaining high levels of customer satisfaction.
- Full UK driving licence (you must live within 40 miles of Colnbrook or be willing to relocate).
 
Working hours: 35 per week: 9am-5pm, Mon-Fri, though flexibility is required in order to meet deadlines.

Grow with Grundon
At the cutting-edge of waste management, we’re ranked in the prestigious Sunday Times PwC Top Track 250 league table of top-performing private companies. With a bright future and expansion plans, Grundon could be a great career fit for you! Click apply. No agencies please 

Please note: We don’t use apply-by dates, but interview as soon as we have applications that look like a good match, so do apply as soon as possible. We advertised the role of Tender Manager on 13.04.21
 

What is it like working at Grundon?

We are committed to achieving diversity by employing the right people to deliver a high quality service based on equality of opportunity, skills, qualifications and relevant experience. We are the largest family-owned waste management company in the UK and we care as much about our employees as we do the environment. We aim to attract and retain high-quality, committed, enthusiastic, customer-focused individuals.

what we offer

Pension Scheme

Pension Scheme

Life Insurance

Life Insurance

Employee Assistance Programme

Employee Assistance Programme

Health Cash Plan

Health Cash Plan

Discounted Gym Membership

Discounted Gym Membership

Cycle to Work Scheme

Cycle to Work Scheme

Mobile Phone Discounts

Mobile Phone Discounts

Holiday Plus

Holiday Plus

Perks at Work – Discount Shopping

Perks at Work – Discount Shopping

Introduce a Friend Scheme

Introduce a Friend Scheme

Suggestions and Innovations Scheme

Suggestions and Innovations Scheme

Long Service Benefits

Long Service Benefits

Come and join our team

Contact us today to find out how Grundon can provide you with a challenging and stimulating working environment, where you can fulfil your potential